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BBC Three, ABC board next Chris Lilley Heights spin-off

The Australian and UK pubcasters are to broadcast the latest spin-off from Chris Lilley’s mockumentary Summer Heights High. Australia’s ABC yesterday unveiled its 2014 programming line-up, which included the untitled series. The BBC subsequently revealed BBC Three had come onboard the project, as it has done with other Lilley comedy projects. The Princess Productions and […]

Shine TV looks within for MD

UK-based Shine TV has promoted Kelly Webb-Lamb to managing director. The Shine Group prodco has handed her the role 18 months after she joined to become its creative director. She joined from Princess Pictures during a restructure that saw the previously multi-genre producer Shine TV refocusing its efforts on factual and factual entertainment programming. Shine […]

Sky Living buys supermodel competition series The Face

BSkyB channel Sky Living has ordered a local version of supermodel talent show The Face. The series started on Oxygen in the US where it is fronted by Naomi Campbell and the supermodel will also star in and exec produce the UK version. The 8x60mins UK version will be produced as a copro between Shine […]

Nickelodeon and Sky team for kids Block Party series

Nickelodeon UK and BSkyB have jointly commissioned a new kids series, Jordan & Perri’s Ultimate Block Party. The live-action series will be made by Princess Productions, part of the Shine Group. Filming of the 8x30mins series starts in spring and it marks the first time Viacom’s Nick and News Corp.-backed Sky have jointly commissioned a […]